“Next to the Word of God, the noble art of music is the greatest treasure in the world.”
The music ministry of Kathwood Baptist Church is carried out by members of the congregation in corporate worship, in the leading of and participating in choirs, in teaching children to sing, and in playing instruments. The goal of the music ministry is to unite the congregation in worship and in song, singing our theology, sharing our experiences, and celebrating our future. The music ministry is led by Burt Pardue.
The Chancel Choir at Kathwood performs a wide repertoire each year. Sacred anthems, hymn arrangements, and works by American composers and arrangers are also used in worship. Works by Bach, Mozart, Mendelssohn, and others as well as traditional church music composers and contemporary “art” music composers are often a part of worship. Our church music ministry provides op